Youth Advisory Council

****Application Deadline is 5 PM on Friday, May 31st, 2019​****

The Youth Advisory Committee for Congressman Tom Malinowski offers high school students an opportunity not only learn about the legislative process but, they will also have the opportunity to advise their Congressman on the important issues and policies that have a direct impact on their lives. If selected to be a part of the committee, members will be expected to attend meetings, discuss important issues they face and present potential legislative solutions for these problems to the Congressman. Members may also be asked to perform various other duties over the course of their appointed term.

In order to be considered for the committee, please complete each part of the application and return your packet by email or mail to Eric Hamilton of Congressman Tom Malinowski’s Somerville office by 5 PM on Friday, May 31st, 2019. Please be sure that all portions of the application are comprehensible and complete with all requested documents and information. We reserve the right to refuse any incomplete applications. Applicants must be available to attend the inaugural meeting on Saturday, June 8th from 12:30-3:30 PM. Please contact Eric Hamilton with any questions.

Download the application here


  • Completed Application and Responses
  • Completed Media Release Form
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (Recommendation letter should be from someone who can vouch for your interest in politics as well as include  their contact information.)
  • A recent photograph
  • Resume (optional)


Mail: Congressman Tom Malinowski

ATTN: Eric Hamilton

58 East Main St

Somerville, NJ 08876